UTQG: 100AAA, SPEED RATING: Y, CLASS: SL, Nitto designed the NT01 competition radial tire for the weekend road racer. This road course tire uses a specialized race compound and construction to resist the negative effects of heat buildup. The slick treads large shoulder blocks maximize the surface area contacting the road, which increases dry acceleration, braking, and handling. To provide you with stability at top speeds, the tire has a high modulus rayon carcass and a reinforced sidewall. You can also use the tire for everyday driving without worry, as it combines these great racing features with DOT-compliant, street legal design. Choose the Nitto NT01 competition tire for your weekend road racer.